Mikhail Sokolov has been dealing with maritime law issues for more than 30 years and is one of the leading international experts in this field.
Mikhail Sokolov is one of the founders of the firm Sokolov, Maslov and Partners, and he currently heads the company's European office.
Mikhail specializes in matters of civil, in particular transport, law; international private law; international civil process; and international commercial arbitration.
Currently and at various times prior, Mikhail has been the senior lecturer of the Department of Private International and Civil Law of Moscow State Institute of International Relations (MGIMO).
Since 1999, Mikhail has been an arbitrator of MAC and has acted as an arbitrator at the ICAC and various other international arbitrations.
In 1985, Mikhail graduated from the Department of International Law of Moscow State Institute of International Relations (MGIMO).
Mikhail speaks English and German.
He is the author of several publications on matters of maritime law and international commercial arbitration, published both in Russia and abroad.